Category Archives: Annual Celebrations


Annual celebrations

2nd Class get Active


Active week was a wet one but we were very fortunate to have ‘Crossfit Setanta’ come into our school and provide a range of fun and exciting activities for our girls. Louise from Crossfit Setanta put the girls through a thirty minute session. This consisted of a warm up, followed by a circuit which incorporated [...]

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1st Class enjoy Engineers Week 2019


Larry Clarke, a mechanical engineer visited Ms McGuinness's First Class during Engineering Week to tell the girls all about being an engineer. Larry is Emilia Clarke's dad and he definitely caused huge excitement when he helped the girls to build their own rollercoasters!!! It was great fun.

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Engineering Week 2019


Larry Clarke, a mechanical engineer visited Ms McGuinness's First Class during Engineering Week to tell the girls all about being an engineer. Larry is Emilia Clarke's dad and he definitely caused huge excitement when he helped the girls to build their own rollercoasters!!! It was great fun.

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RDS Science Blast 2019


5th classes present projects at Science Blast 2019! On Thursday 7th March, the three 5th classes hopped on two buses to take them to Science Blast in the RDS. We were presenting projects which we had been working on over the past few months.   We were wearing our silver identification bracelets and buzzing with excitement [...]

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1st Class Seo Faiseáin!


Bhi seo faisean ag na cailíní i rang a haon an tseachtain seo caite. Bhí na cailíní gléasta suas go hálainn agus bhí an craic againn!! Nach bhféachann siad go hiontach? .

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3rd Class make windmills


Ms.Buckley's 3rd class visit Ballyroan Library during Engineers Week to make windmills.

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Grandparents Day 2019


We had a great day on 1st February when we celebrated Grandparents Day here in St. Pius X GNS. Some of our pupils grandparents came to visit the classroom and told us how different school was when they were young.  We were so happy to show them our lovely school and art work.  After the [...]

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Intel 2018


The day had finally arrived and we (the three 5th classes) hurried to our stands where we had set up our projects the previous day.  The excitement and tension was palpable!  Having spent many weeks researching and investigating our scientific question, we eagerly awaited the judges` arrival!  We were nervous, but very excited to hear [...]

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St Pius X GNS become CSI for the day!


Garda Aoife and Garda Sophie solve the crime! The three 5th classes had a forensics workshop with Garda Brendan and Garda Andy.  They showed us a fictional crime scene where,  on returning from the shops, Garda Brendan found his front door smashed in.  He called 999 and we (Garda Aoife and Garda Sophie) turned up [...]

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